Photos: New American Writers Museum in Chicago celebrates written word as a democratic medium
Forthcoming from Library of America: Winter–Spring 2018
Documentary project locates Walt Whitman’s “multitudes” in today’s Deep South
2017 Whiting Awards support emerging writers—and match them with Library of America authors
LOA remembers Robert Silvers, 1929–2017
Library of America announces World War I and America grants for 65 organizations in 36 states
What the National Endowment for the Humanities has meant for Library of America
A ’73 odyssey and a ’16 home: Albert Murray and Harvard University
Photos: Debut novelist Kevin Morris gives John Updike his “beautiful due”
Photos: Robert Lowell’s Boston commemorated on his 100th birthday
Library of America marks thirty-five years as curator of America’s written heritage
Emily Dickinson exhibition reveals a human being behind the literary enigma
Library of America spoken here: Inside the Libreria Internazionale Luxemburg in Turin, Italy
Gertrude Stein and Virgil Thomson’s Four Saints sing again in new recording
Forthcoming from Library of America: Fall 2017
Game, set, match: Bill Gates names String Theory one of his five books of the year
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